Geneseo, New York 

 

Summary

Agricultural area twenty-five miles west of Canandaigua.1 Incorporated as village, 1832.2 Population in 1840 about 900.3 While recruiting for Camp of Israel, JS and Sidney Rigdon preached to large congregation at conference in village, 16 Mar. 1834.4 Geneseo branch of LDS church had twenty-four members, 1835.5